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'Orwellian nightmare': German Interior Minister drafts law to spy on all digital devices - report

'Orwellian nightmare': German Interior Minister drafts law to spy on all digital devices - report | 03 Dec 2017 | Germany's Interior Minister wants secret backdoor access to computers, phones and even Volkswagens, according to a media report. Critics have slammed his plan as an "Orwellian nightmare." Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere plans to argue "the legal duty for third parties to allow for secret surveillance" during an interior ministry conference in Leipzig next week. The proposal would "dramatically extend" the state's powers to spy on its citizens, according to the RedaktionsNetzwerk Deutschland (RND) report. If signed into law, de Maiziere's proposal would allow German security services to spy on any device connected to the internet.